Alex Magno
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by Alex Magno - July 21, 2018 - 12:00am
Before he was so unceremoniously gagged, Economic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia was making an important point about the possible effects of federalism on the fiscal space.
by Alex Magno - July 19, 2018 - 12:00am
Political time is always short. The time required to undertake reform is always long. The misfortune lies in that mismatch.
by Alex Magno - July 17, 2018 - 12:00am
There is something odd about the numbers presented by Pulse Asia in its latest survey.
by Alex Magno - July 14, 2018 - 12:00am
A number of legislators have expressed preference for postponing the midterm elections in order to hasten the transition to a new constitutional framework. Elections for half the Senate, all the congressional seats...
by Alex Magno - July 12, 2018 - 12:00am
President Rodrigo Duterte tried to minimize the importance of the latest SWS survey.
by Alex Magno - July 10, 2018 - 12:00am
They happened in spates. But there is little to suggest they constitute a pattern.
by Alex Magno - July 7, 2018 - 12:00am
Over the longer term, things will probably work out for the best. But at the moment, the mood is gloomy. It is the short term that matters in politics.
by Alex Magno - July 5, 2018 - 12:00am
Analysts are divided in their inflation forecasts for the year.
by Alex Magno - June 30, 2018 - 12:00am
Things were looking up last week.
by Alex Magno - June 28, 2018 - 12:00am
Donald Trump is hopping mad at motorcycle manufacturer Harley Davidson. This is after the company announced they would be moving plants out of the US as a consequence of retaliatory tariffs imposed on its iconic...
by Alex Magno - June 26, 2018 - 12:00am
Fortunately, the stock market and the real economy are two different things.
by Alex Magno - June 23, 2018 - 12:00am
Drive around Manila today and you will understand how cities die.
by Alex Magno - June 21, 2018 - 12:00am
Unable to continue playing a judicial role, ousted former chief justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno now threatens to lead a “movement” to exact accountability from those who hold the reins of power.
by Alex Magno - June 19, 2018 - 12:00am
At the rate he is going, Donald Trump could single-handedly push the global economy into recession.
by Alex Magno - June 16, 2018 - 12:00am
Someone should have been put in charge of writing the script for the “historic” meeting between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un in Singapore last Tuesday.
by Alex Magno - June 14, 2018 - 12:00am
The Devil, it is said, is in the details.
by Alex Magno - June 12, 2018 - 12:00am
The American Chamber of Commerce issued a rather lengthy position paper on the second package of reform measures. The group represents the interests of American businesses in the country.
by Alex Magno - June 9, 2018 - 12:00am
The sovereignty issues at the South China Sea will not be resolved in our lifetime or in this century.
by Alex Magno - June 7, 2018 - 12:00am
While President Duterte was visiting in Seoul, it was probably impolitic to publicly raise the inconvenient issues attending our bilateral relationship with South Korea.
by Alex Magno - June 5, 2018 - 12:00am
Ibon Foundation is pulling a hoax on all of us.
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